Tuesday, November 1, 2011
AKV Arriel 1 Gets Turbomeca OK
Turbomeca, in partnership with AKV Inc., has designated the AKV Arriel 1 engine cycle counter for use in Arriel 1B, 1D, 1D1 engines on Eurocopter AS350s, with the 1E1/-2 approved on the BK117C1 and EC145. The system is available for operators looking to upgrade. AKV engine counters have already received FAA, Transport Canada, EASA and Brazilian approvals on the helicopter models.